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Immunology: Lights, camera, infection

Multiphoton microscopy is allowing immunologists to watch infections as they happen. Jeanne Erdmann pulls up a seat.

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Jeanne Erdmann is a freelance writer based in Wentzville, Missouri.

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Erdmann, J. Immunology: Lights, camera, infection. Nature 460, 568–570 (2009).

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